2022-2023 College Catalog 
    Feb 07, 2023  
2022-2023 College Catalog

Associate of Business (ABUS)

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This degree is intended for students who plan to transfer to a baccalaureate program in business or a related field. It provides a foundation of general education, along with courses chosen to help fulfill lower-division baccalaureate requirements.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. communicate to increase knowledge, foster understanding or promote change in others.
  2. critically evaluate issues, ideas, artifacts or events.
  3. distinguish appropriate interaction in a variety of cultural and societal contexts.
  4. display effective personal accountability skills, including work ethic, time management and teamwork.
  5. advocate for themselves or others.
  6. demonstrate competence in degree core.

General Education: 35 credits

All general education coursework must be selected from the approved AGEC list.

Mathematics (3-5)

Arts and Humanities (6)

Two courses from different disciplines.

Social and Behavioral Sciences (6)

Two courses from different disciplines.

Physical and Biological Sciences (8)

Options (0-3)

Degree Core Requirements: 25 credits

University majors require certain lower-division courses; these are the courses that should be taken as the degree core. Courses numbered 100 or above which transfer to Arizona state universities as equivalent, departmental elective credit, or general elective credit will be counted toward this degree.

At least 12 of these credits must be taken in the ACC, BUS, or ECN prefixes.

To select the most appropriate courses for your program of study, create an educational plan with an advisor.

Total Degree Credit Hours: 60

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